Financial Support

Upon their request, students who attend WINGS-PES and meet certain requirements specified by WINGS-PES may receive the following financial support:

1. Payment of WINGS-PES Research Assistant Fee

The maximum amount is 180,000 yen per month for both master’s and doctoral students. The actual amount to be paid will be determined according to the difficulty of the proposed research work.

2. Payment of WINGS-PES Activity Promotion Grant

Part of expenses necessary to attend WINGS-PES will be paid.

(i) Travel expenses for taking an “Overseas Exercise in Proactive Environmental Studies I”

(ii) Expenses (including domestic travel expenses) for partially supporting to perform outstanding research activities

For students who have not yet arrived in Japan, the financial support will start from the month they arrive in Japan (no retroactive payment will be made for the period prior to arrival).